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09-17 and 18, 2004 Demo: Log 3 Friday Night 09-17-04 Demo Logs: 1, 2, 3, 4,

Saturday Afternoon 09-18-04 Demo Logs, 5, 6, 7, 8,  

Fearless Leader: gonna save log, brb
emato: me too!:))
chelyha55: I'll take hot flashes over that any day
DTIntermart: I did not know that cheryl, My son takes Zoloft,
explains why he is always hot..
shargoose: me too, Cheryl
countrylady100ca: Cherly Why don't you look in Dr Phil website there
is alot of information you might try like his wife
Fearless Leader: back
chelyha55: I can take black cohosh but I always forget to
shargoose: I find Celexa works better and no hot flashes
vlady6us: wb nj
chelyha55: I'm afraid to change meds
chelyha55: this one works
jill_z_q: You can always go back though if it doesn't work yes?
shargoose: Well, they are both in the same drug family
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: so this is what I have to look forward too?
shargoose: Should be easy to change
shargoose: Ask your Dr.
chelyha55: yeah but I don't want to become a basket case in the
shargoose: You won't
vlady6us: if it aint broke. dont fix it
shargoose: I changes three different meds and I'm about as phobic as
they get!!
jill_z_q: but if you can make better why not? poke sandie
vlady6us: lol...but if it works why change it
chelyha55: good point
Fearless Leader: now to cut the plug and add the stripes
Fearless Leader: any questions at this point?
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: none here
Fearless Leader: I'm going to bend the blade for curved cuts
vlady6us: none here
Fearless Leader: see if I can make that eye pattern in the stripes
chelyha55: did you mean for that blend to be so abrupt like that?
Fearless Leader: experiment time
sistersay2002: Just watching intently
Fearless Leader: say Uh Oh Aunt Jude
jude: Uh, oh!
Fearless Leader: Cheryl, I didn't intend to do anything really, it
is less abrupt than it looks.
countrylady100ca: Not change meds. Natural herbs or Else
chelyha55: oh ok
DTIntermart: My Meds give me anxiet attacks, but without them I will
be ralsick..
countrylady100ca: Here is the link
Fearless Leader: LOL Aunt Jude, you have to gasp when I experiment
jill_z_q: I thankfully don't have to take anything.
jude: Right.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: we are still shocked you don't have pearl
chelyha55: nah, if you don't experiment how can you come up with
anything new?
chelyha55: LOL
jude: True, I've found it difficult to get over the no pearl problem.
emato: keeps looking like a hard boiled egg from here -- laptop
doesn't have good color
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: me too...I started drinking
jude: Bending a blade is quite beyond my grasp right now.
jill_z_q: yeah it does kinda
chelyha55: the one color we expect her to always have
Fearless Leader: too fat the stripe
jude: Amazing, isn't it?
chelyha55: Lisa Pavelka finally got the blank waterslide transfers
up on her site so I could order them
jill_z_q: I can't get my cap off that stupid glue
chelyha55: can't wait to print out one of my portraits on it
vlady6us: use a nut cracker
chelyha55: I use a pair of pliers
jill_z_q: he is asleep
jill_z_q: and I tried no working
vlady6us: LOL
chelyha55: go for the heavy artillery
vlady6us: hot water then
jill_z_q: its like I need something to hold the bottle and then turn
dragonladyw2001 joined the room
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I knew there was a male joke in there
jill_z_q: lol
vlady6us: lol lynn...
chelyha55: oh I have a new bracelet in Halloween colors
chelyha55: it turned out great
vlady6us: try running it under hot water. then use pliers or nut
vlady6us: cool cheryl
jill_z_q: maybe I'll try my nutcracker
chelyha55: all black and orange
DTIntermart: or a hammer...
vlady6us: depending on what kind of glue it is
jill_z_q: did you make orange roses?
countrylady100ca: Are you going to show us Cherly
vlady6us: i use nutcracker to open pepsi bottles
countrylady100ca: Not superbule
DTIntermart: --- ... ---
chelyha55: I will post pics as soon as I photograph it
dragonladyw2001: Hi, everyone. It's Beth the dragonlady. This is
such a great thing for NJ to do. I'm not even going to ask about
nutcrackers. LOL
DTIntermart: LOL
countrylady100ca: superglue
jill_z_q: I really don't have a nutcracker though
vlady6us: hi beth
vlady6us: i cant live without one
jill_z_q: Hi beth
chelyha55: pliers Suzy?
vlady6us: lol
dragonladyw2001: NJ is making the tiger cane?
jill_z_q: Yeah got a pliers
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: notice the guys got quiet
emato: Hi Beth
chelyha55: yes
jeanniehavel left the room
vlady6us: beth from where?????
DTIntermart: I just spok LOL
shargoose: Well, I'm going to trot off to take doggie out
vlady6us: ok shar
countrylady100ca: I am ordering new thin blades from Karen Clay
alley. Why it is easy to cut canes.
DTIntermart: I suggested a hammer..
chelyha55: now I bet she could use silver and white/pearl to make
tiger like Montecor
shargoose: Have to get stuff ready for a church fair
dragonladyw2001: Tampa, FL, although we almost got sent to near
Corpus Christi, TX. about a week ago.
chelyha55: Roy's white tigers
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: yes you did bad
elissaheart joined the room
jill_z_q: what is that blade you gave me Cheryl?
shargoose: Good to see all the new and old claymates here tonight!!
vlady6us: sandie from lakeland
vlady6us: hi elissa
chelyha55: what blade
countrylady100ca: Maybe they got to dr Phil to see if anythings to
help wives
shargoose: Nite all
jill_z_q: I dunno you gave me some blade with a wax wrapper?
chelyha55: nite
vlady6us: night shar
jill_z_q: nini Sharon
DTIntermart: night shar
shargoose left the room
countrylady100ca: Good night shar
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: nite sharon
babasbunja: night Sharon
dragonladyw2001: Hey, Sandie. I've been trying to find time to write
back to say that I'd like to get together with you and the others
for a clay day.
chelyha55: oh that is a tissue blade from Thomas Scientific
jill_z_q: those are nice
DTIntermart: Jill that is a tissue blade...
vlady6us: some day next week....
chelyha55: yeah I'll need more pretty soon
jill_z_q: You know I saw for c claps for 4.44 in all different sizes
vlady6us: any day is fine as far as i know
jill_z_q: er 4
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: ahhh...inserting on the sides
vlady6us: and i know most any day is good for nancy too..beth
jill_z_q: I dunno what I'm say anymore I've been up since 5ish
chelyha55: I'm going to be in BIG trouble if I don't make a lot of
money this weekend
dragonladyw2001: I'll have to check my teaching schedule. Would it
be easier if we did this by e-mail?
vlady6us: yes
vlady6us: good luck cheryl
dragonladyw2001: TTYL, then.
chelyha55: thanks
vlady6us: yw
jude: I hope you do, Cheryl!
chelyha55: me too
chelyha55: well people always go for the bells
Fearless Leader: Tiger
countrylady100ca: Kewl NJ
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: thats great
chelyha55: and I'm taking my pens this time
sistersay2002: Really nice, NJ
jill_z_q: You got bells? You should do well then
nortonian29: Very Amazing, NJ!
dragonladyw2001: Beautiful tiger canes.
Fearless Leader: now let's see what happens when we do a chevron
flip with this
jill_z_q: and they liked the pens your neck of the woods
countrylady100ca: squeeze the cane right not roll
chelyha55: oh yeah, Kmart has them in stock already! I got 8 packages
countrylady100ca: ??
chelyha55: did about 3 of them
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: yes country
jude: I love the chevron flip.
jill_z_q: you've been a busy bell :P
chelyha55: I sold $300 worth of them out of Christi's shop last year
vlady6us: thats awesome cheryl
countrylady100ca: I am practice with canes. Thanks Luvmy
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: glad to help
jill_z_q: I did 300 on my first show and then its been downhill since
jill_z_q: sob
chelyha55: oh you were asking about squeezing not rolling, yes that
is right
countrylady100ca: You will find a way with new creatives
chelyha55: Oh Suzy they have the perfect pearls at Michaels
DTIntermart: has any one used a product called "softflass" for
countrylady100ca: Yes Rolling will not same like squeezing to small.
rolling will smug
chelyha55: softglass?
DTIntermart: yes
jude: Nice, NJ.
jill_z_q: yeah they got them at JoAnn's too
chelyha55: I haven't tried it Doug
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: squeeze and pull
chelyha55: isn't it a stringing material?
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: but don't rush
jill_z_q: its reminds me of buna cord kinda
chelyha55: like a type of cord
sistersay2002: Neat, NJ
DTIntermart: It works gret for fast neclace making..
chelyha55: I need to try it. I just bought 40 yards of waxed linen
for necklaces today
sistersay2002: NJ - how would you use that cane??
chelyha55: cover a tin?
sistersay2002: LIke leaves, or animal print
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: yes
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: both
sistersay2002: oooops - asked too seen. lol
sistersay2002: sooon
chelyha55: oh crud now I have to make one of these canes
countrylady100ca: What why we are watching until the end
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: don't do the chevron flip and use and animal
chelyha55: oh that is sooo pretty
DTIntermart: Yes it is a silicone glass tht is flexable, you just
insert the barrel clasps tat are made for it in the ends anfter
stringing your beads.. grat for pendants or focal beads too..
DTIntermart: NJ that is awsome!
countrylady100ca: Chevron flip would be perfect for leaves
vlady6us: sounds neat doug
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: now i want to play with my clay
vlady6us: i am
sistersay2002: REally pretty!
emato: If you pointed them all the same way and covered a figure -
would look like fur
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: mine is 2 floors down so I can't and watch
demo at the sametime
countrylady100ca: I will do that on tomorrow. Ready to bed soon NJ
is finishing Demo.. Need fresh brain.
vlady6us: i can
vlady6us: all in the same room
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: thats what I want when I get to Florida : )
DTIntermart: it is,I found it by accident on the web.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I already said one bedroom is going to be my
hobby room
vlady6us: good for u lynn
emato: Tiger skin rug!
DTIntermart: hey the pm seems to be working, just have to put it
back together...
vlady6us: i have a tv in here too to watch hgtv
DTIntermart: and test it.
chelyha55: living by myself has allowed me to turn my whole living
room into my art studio
countrylady100ca: crossing fingers
vlady6us: way neat cheryl
dragonladyw2001: Only your living room?
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I have one in the basement and watch tv and
my videos, but it's to hot for clay in my loft most of the time and
that's where the puter is
jude: Looks like printed fabric, NJ.
dragonladyw2001: Mine has spread to the kitchen and a few other
places. LOL
dragonladyw2001: There is something to be said for the single life.
sistersay2002: I really like that, NJ
jude: I love the colors.
chelyha55: yeah, although there is overflow into other rooms
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: amen to that
vlady6us: im alone most of the time beth
vlady6us: hubby is on the road
dragonladyw2001: That is absolutely wonderful. (The tiger design)
chelyha55: oh goody, tin!
jude: The Altoid tin trick!
dragonladyw2001: That's almost like being single.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: love hubby to death but quality time kills
clay time LOL
vlady6us: it sure is beth
dragonladyw2001: Ooooh. Tins!
countrylady100ca: NJ Do you know another brand have small tin box..
That one Altoid Thanks judy
vlady6us: i have quality time sometimes.....
chelyha55: she does this with a single sheet. I tried it. No worky
vlady6us: not often
countrylady100ca: tiny one.. It is in my van.. I bought two
jude: I haven't covered any tins, but do boxes a lot.
dragonladyw2001: No joke about the quality time, although with mine,
there wasn't much.
dragonladyw2001: I haven't covered anything, except all the counters
in the kitchen.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I bought a bunch of tins from karen, but
haven't covered them scared
dragonladyw2001: Even my kids complain about not having room to cook.
vlady6us: mine is gone so much when he comes home its pretty nice
dragonladyw2001: Yeh, that would be special.
vlady6us: it is
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: you know if we get time to hook up Sandie you
can meet my hubby
phyllisinvegas left the room
vlady6us: ok cool lynn
vlady6us: will be fun
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I warn you though...his first wifes name was
vlady6us: lol..thats ok
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: he still has issues LOL
vlady6us: we can call me jeanne....
vlady6us: my middle name
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: ok lol
vlady6us: or my real name...sandra...
vlady6us: see they named a storm for me
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: still the same
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I see that...see it might turn towards you
now instead of going to sea
vlady6us: oh ok
vlady6us: hope not
vlady6us: had enough of them
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: same here
dragonladyw2001: Again? It had turned out to sea a few hours ago.
dragonladyw2001: Drat.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: it might have...I haven't heard for hours so
vlady6us: havent been watching
sistersay2002: Do you start one edge on lip? or find lip later
countrylady100ca: Check it one tiny tin
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I haven't had TV with all the tornadoes and
storms here
dragonladyw2001: I'm tring to ignore both Jeanne and Karl.
DTIntermart: Hey the PM is working and clean WOHOO! LOL
vlady6us: way cool doug
DTIntermart: :))
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I'll send you mine to practice on ; )
babasbunja: way to go Doug, whip up some new projects
countrylady100ca: #:-S
DTIntermart: The trick was alchohole, mineral oil glycerin and baby
wipes & dental picks..
babasbunja: get it all cleaned up just to get dirty again, just like
my home
DTIntermart: My Whites now are white LOL
Fearless Leader: now to cut the excess off of the corners
DTIntermart: LOL great Idea Bernie lol
vlady6us: good deal doug
chelyha55: ok I got this far but couldn't figure out the hinged part
chelyha55: plus I had way too much clay on the sides
DTIntermart: :))
chelyha55: it's almost like wrapping a package
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I stink at that
babasbunja: you're really a happy man tonight Doug!
chelyha55: me too
jude: This is the part I slice my thumb.
DTIntermart: Nj how do you prevent excess on the cornere?
DTIntermart: corners?
nancy: laugh..oh jude
chelyha55: I can do the ones that are in two pieces
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I thought I read once you cut them like darts
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: like sewing darts
jude: Yes, that's what she's doing.
Fearless Leader: just like darts in sewing
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I can't do those either LOL
Fearless Leader: so there's a tiger leaf tin
Fearless Leader: now for the chop
dragonladyw2001: Great job!
nortonian29: That's awesome!
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I want that tin
jude: Those colors make a gorgeous chop. I did it once with mine.
DTIntermart: I am a man the only darts I know are the oned you throw
vlady6us: lol
emato: Way cool!=D>
sistersay2002: Do you have to cut out hinge?
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I'm with you there Doug
countrylady100ca: :))
jude: Some women wouldn't know either, I suppose.
vlady6us: not if they are flat chested.
vlady6us: lol
DTIntermart: True Judy
vlady6us: sorry . had to say that
jude: True, true.
DTIntermart: LOL sandy
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I sewed with a patter once...that was maybe
7th grade
nancy: i had to learn to sew because i was too tall for the clothes
in the stores
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: early 70s
vlady6us left the room
jude: At one time I made all my own clothes. Haven't for years and
vlady6us joined the room
DTIntermart: the scrap would make an awsome head sculpture..
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I own 2 sewing machines
countrylady100ca: I made country party dress once.
dragonladyw2001: I used to make mine, then I didn't have a sewing
machine for years and years. However, a couple of months ago, I
finally bought another one. Yay!
babasbunja: the only "D" i ever got was in junior high sewing class
LOL, I took a zipper out so many times I had big holes in the fabric
countrylady100ca: I have umm one very very old sewing Singer Keep
that antique
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: mine are real old...I mean real old machines
jude: I have a Kenmore that is about 20 or so years old.
dragonladyw2001: Indeed, keep the old ones. They're pretty with all
the decals and they're worth a few hundred dollars.
chelyha55: I sewed through my thumb with a sewing machine in home ec
in high school
emato: pheonix
nancy: my kenmore is 47 years old
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I think mine have to be at least 40 years old
dragonladyw2001: Wow, you have a thunderbird in the cane!
chelyha55: oh awesome chop
countrylady100ca: Really but I kept it for memory honor for my great
aunt who gave it to me.
jude: Wait...make that about 25 or more years, come to think of it.
dragonladyw2001: Was that just a random mix, NJ?
chelyha55: hard to believe I do beading now
jude: Oh, lookie that.
sistersay2002: Pretty
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: thats a spider
Fearless Leader: half rounds, I'll get the link
dragonladyw2001: I think we're all taking Rorschak tests with the
cane. LOL
Fearless Leader: Biz-Archive/Chop/Half-Round.htm
vlady6us: lol
JennyP (pcajenny) joined the room
vlady6us: hi jenny
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: so now when I get home from my trip I can
make my tiger cane
JennyP: hi
countrylady100ca: hi jenny
babasbunja: OT, can anyone tell my why a black screen with computer
type keeps covering my tv shows?
vlady6us: nope bernie
nortonian29: Past the witching hour for me - gotta work in the
babasbunja: it's weird
dragonladyw2001: You pushed the captioning button?
vlady6us: closed caption
emato: Caption
countrylady100ca: Oh that old text close captions for deaf
vlady6us: night nortonian. i forgot your name
countrylady100ca: impaired
babasbunja: nope, it says httpL//
dragonladyw2001: Try unplugging everything and then replug and let
it reset itself.
DTIntermart: night sam
JennyP: what is NJ making?
countrylady100ca: Kewl NJ
vlady6us: oh yeah..sam...night
JennyP: mirror images?
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: nite same...nice to meet you
DTIntermart: Ok ladies I am at your mercy now LOL
babasbunja: like the stuff you type in the top of a net search
dragonladyw2001: The scraps really make nice Natasha beads.
jude: Natasha beads?
nortonian29: Thanks to all for your hospitality, and a big thanks to
NJ - you're awesome!
countrylady100ca: Yes Judy
emato: chop and toss now I think it's called
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: you were just waiting weren't you doug
JennyP: lol I am doing the same thing only making
nortonian29: G'night all.
JennyP: barrette tops
dragonladyw2001: Or inside-out beads. They're called a lot of names,
but it's the same technique.
DTIntermart: lol Iam usedto it lol
DTIntermart: my natashas always break up..
DTIntermart: NIght Sam
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I need to learn to make smaller natashas
nortonian29 left the room
sistersay2002: Really nice lessons tonight, NJ. Thanks so much!
dragonladyw2001: You have to roll them a bit once you press the
pieces together.
Fearless Leader: My pleasure
Fearless Leader: leaving out?
dragonladyw2001: And smooth the seems.
dragonladyw2001: seams.
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: thanks for doing this NJ...helped me out a lot
dragonladyw2001: Thanks, NJ. Your demo helped a lot.
Fearless Leader: Oh Lynn, just ask when you want to see a cane done
vlady6us: are u leaving lynn
Fearless Leader: It helps to see it done in action, still pictures
are filled with gaps
vlady6us: nice jenny
Fearless Leader: Oh can we do a Roll Call
JennyP: ty
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I tried with a few pics I found but it wasn't
clicking so thats why I wrote the email
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: not yet sandie
vlady6us: sandir florida
vlady6us: oh ok
Fearless Leader: NoraJean, San Francisco
dragonladyw2001: Good night everyone. This was great stuff.
vlady6us: oops. i ccant type myown name
vlady6us: night beth
jude: jude, Tehachapi, California
countrylady100ca: Sonya, Alberta, Canada
DTIntermart: night
JennyP: JennyPat Minnesota
vlady6us: sandie florida
dragonladyw2001: Night, Sandie.
nancy: nancy-techimom clatskanie oregon.....first tiger cane
babasbunja: Bernie, P
emato: Karin Florida
babasbunja: a
countrylady100ca: I am going to put my hubby in bed. he fall sleep
on sofa
chelyha55: Cheryl, Tehachapi, CA
DTIntermart: Doug NYC
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: Lynn VA
dragonladyw2001: Now, I'm gonna go try my first tiger cane.
sistersay2002: <----------Faith, Indianapolis IN - giong to get mail
and go to bed now>:D<
Fearless Leader: Hey Tiger is great
Fearless Leader: by it self
elissaheart: elissa santa clara, ca
Fearless Leader: as leaves on a sheet
Fearless Leader: as chop
vlady6us: night faith
dragonladyw2001: Happy caning.
nancy: yup...just never did one before..
Lynn..Lvmypolymerclay: I want to work it in with a ivory cane I made
Fearless Leader: Nighty Night everyone who's heading out. I'll save
log and be back to do a leaf if folks are still up for it.
sistersay2002: Night all
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